Missouri Attorney General's Office Supports Former Kansas City Detective

A look at legal progress in the court for a former law man and his family fighting for his freedom amid a racially charged debate over police search rights . . . Check-it:

Assistant Attorney General Shaun Mackelprang filed the 12-page Motion for Rehearing and Application for Transfer to the Supreme Court of Missouri one day after DeValkenaere’s attorneys filed a similar motion and application for transfer.

Mackelprang rehashed some of the arguments made at trial and during the Sept. 5 appeals hearing, arguing that “the Court overlooked material matters of fact and law” in asking for the appeals court to rehear the case “or, alternatively, that the Court transfer this case to the Supreme Court of Missouri.”

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Missouri AG's office files motion to DeValkenaere's rehearing motion, supreme-court transfer application

For the second time in four months, the Missouri Attorney General Office's filed a motion in support of Eric DeValkenaere's appeal of a double-felony conviction for shooting and killing Cameron Lamb.